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A Torah dating back over one hundred years goes to the Museum of Ceramic Technologies in Koło

A Torah dating back over one hundred years goes to the Museum of Ceramic Technologies in Koło

Added 2012-01-31

A Jewish Torah which is more than one hundred years old has been included in the collection of the historical department of the Museum...

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The Women's Day in the Janusz Korczak year will be dedicated to Stefania Wilczyńska

The Women's Day in the Janusz Korczak year will be dedicated to Stefania Wilczyńska

Added 2012-01-31

The Prof. Moses Schorr Foundation has the pleasure of inviting you to a debate in memory of Stefania Wilczyńska, the woman to whom...

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Kazimierz Smoleń, a former Auschwitz prisoner and Director of the Auschwitz Museum, passes away

Kazimierz Smoleń, a former Auschwitz prisoner and Director of the Auschwitz Museum, passes away

Added 2012-01-31

Kazimierz Smoleń, a former prisoner of German concentration camps, co-founder and Director of the State Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum,...

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Swietokrzyski Sztetl in Chmielnik

Swietokrzyski Sztetl in Chmielnik

Added 2012-01-30

In the Chmielnik synagogue, which is currently in the process of being modernized, a new museum called ‘Swietokrzyski Sztetl’...

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The 7th International Holocaust Remembrance Day

The 7th International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Added 2012-01-30

Last Friday, at the Umschlagplatz memorial, the International Holocaust Remembrance Day was celebrated for the seventh time. Flower...

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The 198th anniversary of the death of Tzadik Dawid Biderman from Lelowa

The 198th anniversary of the death of Tzadik Dawid Biderman from Lelowa

Added 2012-01-30

Approximately one hundred Chasidim from all around the world have arrived in Lelowa to visit the grave of Tzadik Dawid Biderman. The...

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The exhibition ‘Nazi Ghettoes’ opens in Rome

The exhibition ‘Nazi Ghettoes’ opens in Rome

Added 2012-01-27

The exhibition called ‘Nazi Ghettoes’ has been opened in Rome to mark today’s International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The...

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An educational program of the ‘Never Again’ Association

An educational program of the ‘Never Again’ Association

Added 2012-01-27

As part of the Euro 2012 Respect Diversity official UEFA program of social responsibility, the anti-racist NEVER AGAIN Association is...

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A meeting with Mikołaj Grynberg marking the premier of the book entitled ‘Ocaleni z XX wieku’

A meeting with Mikołaj Grynberg marking the premier of the book entitled ‘Ocaleni z XX wieku’

Added 2012-01-27

The Świat Książki publishing house has the pleasure of inviting you to a meeting with Mikołaj Grynberg, marking the premier of the...

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The International Holocaust Remembrance Day

The International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Added 2012-01-26

It will be the seventh time for the International Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremonies to take place on January 27th, 2012. In Warsaw,...

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Prof.Tamar El Or’s lectures in Warsaw

Prof.Tamar El Or’s lectures in Warsaw

Added 2012-01-26

The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee invites you to the lectures that will be delivered by Prof. Tamar El Or, the Hebrew University...

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The ‘Matzevot of Everyday Use’ exhibition at the Minsk museum

The ‘Matzevot of Everyday Use’ exhibition at the Minsk museum

Added 2012-01-26

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews has the pleasure of inviting you to the opening of the exhibition called ‘Matzevot of...

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Every fifth young German does not know that Auschwitz is the name of a former concentration camp

Every fifth young German does not know that Auschwitz is the name of a former concentration camp

Added 2012-01-25

The “Stern” weekly poll shows that every fifth German belonging to younger generations is not aware of the fact that Auschwitz is...

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An evening meeting in memory of Izaak Celinkier

An evening meeting in memory of Izaak Celinkier

Added 2012-01-25

Today, at 6 pm, the Historical Museum in Bialystok will stage an evening in memory of Izaak Celnikier, a renowned painter and graphic...

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A Polish-Welsh exhibition marking the International Holocaust Remembrance Day

A Polish-Welsh exhibition marking the International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Added 2012-01-25

Yesterday was the first time for Wales to open an exhibition by the Polish artist Maciej Hoffman and Nicola Tucker, a Welsh artist....

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Agnieszka Holland’s movie ‘In Darkness’ nominated for an Oscar

Agnieszka Holland’s movie ‘In Darkness’ nominated for an Oscar

Added 2012-01-24

The movie ‘In Darnkess’ by Agnieszka Holland has been nominated for an Oscar in the Best Foreign Film category....

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The second edition of the Days of Memory at Stefan Jaracz Theater in Lódź

The second edition of the Days of Memory at Stefan Jaracz Theater in Lódź

Added 2012-01-24

From January 26th-27th, 2012, Łódź will mark the International Holocaust Remembrance Day for the second time. Thanks to the...

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An incredible story written in letters

An incredible story written in letters

Added 2012-01-24

The SOKÓŁ cultural center in the Małoposkie Province in Nowy Sącz has arranged an exhibition called ‘Listy do Sali: Życie...

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The Ulm Family Museum to be built in Markowa

The Ulm Family Museum to be built in Markowa

Added 2012-01-23

By the end of 2013, the Ulm Family Museum of Poles who rescued Jews in the Podkarpackie region, will be completed in Markowa. This...

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The Polish premier of the book entitled ‘In Search of Heroes’.

The Polish premier of the book entitled ‘In Search of Heroes’.

Added 2012-01-23

On January 26th, 2012, the premier of Józef Taler’s book entitled "W poszukiwaniu bohaterów" (Eng. ‘In Search of...

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Prof. Elie Wiesel receives the doctoris honoris causa title

Prof. Elie Wiesel receives the doctoris honoris causa title

Added 2012-01-23

The Senate of the University of Warsaw has adopted the resolution to award the doctoris honoris causa title to Prof. Elie Wiesel. The...

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The 70th anniversary of the Grosser Wannsee conference

The 70th anniversary of the Grosser Wannsee conference

Added 2012-01-20

Seventy years ago, on January 20th, 1942, the Reich Main Security Office (RSHA) submitted a plan for the “final solution of the...

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An exhibition mounted from the collection of the Museum in Belzec to be displayed at the Synagoga Center in Zamosc

An exhibition mounted from the collection of the Museum in Belzec to be displayed at the Synagoga Center in Zamosc

Added 2012-01-20

To mark the upcoming International Holocaust Remembrance Day of January 27th, the Synagoga Center of the Foundation for the Preservation of...

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The Medical Society House (TLK) in Krakow will hold an official session to mark the 67th anniversary of the liberation of the Auchwitz-Birkenau camp and the International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

The Medical Society House (TLK) in Krakow will hold an official session to mark the 67th anniversary of the liberation of the Auchwitz-Birkenau camp and the International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Added 2012-01-20

On January 24th, 2012, Tuesday, at 4 pm, the official assembly of the Medical Society House will be staged at the Collegium Novum...

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Kalisz municipality will recover the Jewish cemetery

Kalisz municipality will recover the Jewish cemetery

Added 2012-01-19

It is very probable that this year the buildings and the land that belong to the Special School and Educational Center (Specjalny...

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The ‘And I still see their faces’ exhibition will be displayed in other cities

The ‘And I still see their faces’ exhibition will be displayed in other cities

Added 2012-01-19

On January 19th, 2012, the opening of the Spanish version of the exhibition called ‘Images of Polish Jews. And I still see their...

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Stories told by absentees – audio guides to the Jewish heritage in towns in the Slaskie province.

Stories told by absentees – audio guides to the Jewish heritage in towns in the Slaskie province.

Added 2012-01-19

 ‘Opowiesci Nieobecnych’ (Eng. Stories told by absentees) is a series of audio guides to the Jewish legacy in eleven towns in the...

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Righteous Medals on the Day of Judaism

Righteous Medals on the Day of Judaism

Added 2012-01-18

Yesterday in Rzeszow a ceremony took place during which the Medals of the Righteous Among the Nations, awarded by the Yad Vashem...

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The shooting work of the ‘Świętokrzyskie Sztetle’ movie completed

The shooting work of the ‘Świętokrzyskie Sztetle’ movie completed

Added 2012-01-18

In a few days, the documentary movie called ‘Świętokrzyskie Sztetle’ by Paweł Gula will be released (Eng. Shtetls in the...

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Jeremiah’s lamentations at Cheder Cafe in Krakow

Jeremiah’s lamentations at Cheder Cafe in Krakow

Added 2012-01-18

Beit Krakow has the pleasure of inviting everyone to another part of the Midrasz Lab series, which will deal with Jeremiah’s threnody this...

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The State Higher School of Technology and Economics in Jarosław to co-organize the International Holocaust Remembrance Day celebrations

The State Higher School of Technology and Economics in Jarosław to co-organize the International Holocaust Remembrance Day celebrations

Added 2012-01-17

For the first time, the Bronislaw Markiewicz State Higher School of Technology and Economics in Jarosław has become one of the...

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An IT competition under the banner of ‘Our Small Homeland’

An IT competition under the banner of ‘Our Small Homeland’

Added 2012-01-17

It is the second time for the School Complex no 3 in Ostrowiec Swietokrzyski to organize an IT competition called ‘Nasza mała...

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A meeting with Prof. Andrzej Żbikowski

A meeting with Prof. Andrzej Żbikowski

Added 2012-01-17

On Wednesday, January 25th, at 5 pm, the Jewish Center in Oswiecim will stage a meeting with Prof. Andrzej Zbikowski, the author of the...

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The renovation of the synagogue in Dąbrowa Tarnowska almost completed

The renovation of the synagogue in Dąbrowa Tarnowska almost completed

Added 2012-01-16

The construction and maintenance works of the 19th-century synagogue in Dąbrowa Górnicza are almost finished. This year, in May, the...

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The 7th Edition of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day

The 7th Edition of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Added 2012-01-16

It will be the seventh time for the International Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremonies to take place on January 27th, 2012. In Warsaw,...

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The sketchbook from Auschwitz

The sketchbook from Auschwitz

Added 2012-01-16

It is the first time for the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum to release the book entitled ‘Szkicownik z Auschwitz’ (Eng. ‘The...

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A pavement made of matzevot

A pavement made of matzevot

Added 2012-01-13

The municipal police have discovered a pavement which was paved of Jewish tombstones in a private property. The matzevot probably come...

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The Second Christian-Jewish Meetings called TIKKUN- A MENDING

The Second Christian-Jewish Meetings called TIKKUN- A MENDING

Added 2012-01-13

From January 15th to February 12th, Kielce will stage the second TIKKUN – NAPRAWA Christian-Jewish Meetings, which are organized by...

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A meeting with Anda Rottenberg at the Center for Yiddish Culture

A meeting with Anda Rottenberg at the Center for Yiddish Culture

Added 2012-01-13

The Center for Yiddish Culture (CKJ) of the Shalom Foundation has the pleasure of inviting you to a meeting with Anda Rottenberg, which...

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School for Dialogue Gala

School for Dialogue Gala

Added 2012-01-12

On January 11th, 2012, the School for Dialogue Gala, an educational program which has been designed and carried out by the Forum for...

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A seminar for teachers on the Holocaust and tolerance

A seminar for teachers on the Holocaust and tolerance

Added 2012-01-12

The US Embassy, the Jewish Center in Oswiecim and the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum have the pleasure of inviting everyone to take part...

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A Jewish Week in Torun

A Jewish Week in Torun

Added 2012-01-12

It is the second time for the Higher School of Hebrew Philology in Torun to organize the Jewish Week, which will run from January...

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Recently discovered matzevot in a landfill site

Recently discovered matzevot in a landfill site

Added 2012-01-11

Towards the end of December 2011, one of the Krajenki residents discovered Jewish tombstones in the local rubbish dump. The man reported the...

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An interdisciplinary scholarly conference called ‘The Jewish Child’

An interdisciplinary scholarly conference called ‘The Jewish Child’

Added 2012-01-11

The Foundation for the Preservation of Jewish Heritage (FODŻ) and the Polish-Jewish Literature Studies at the John Paul II Catholic...

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Joseph Malovany’s performance will highlight the celebration of the Day of Judaism in Rzeszow

Joseph Malovany’s performance will highlight the celebration of the Day of Judaism in Rzeszow

Added 2012-01-11

Joseph Malovany, the most famous cantor of the New York synagogue on the 5th Avenue, will perform on January 17th in the Podkarpacka...

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Stories told by absentees

Stories told by absentees

Added 2012-01-10

The Cukerman’s Gate Foundation has launched a new project called OPOWIEŚCI NIEOBECNYCH (Eng. Stories by Absentees), an audio guide...

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The Days of Judaism in Gniezno

The Days of Judaism in Gniezno

Added 2012-01-10

The Center for European Judaism at the Institute of European Culture at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan and the City of...

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The New Muranów Guide

The New Muranów Guide

Added 2012-01-10

On Thursday, January 12th, at 8 pm, a promotional meeting of the new guide of Muranow, shown from the perspective of its residents,...

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The inauguration of the Janusz Korczak Year at the Jewish Historical Institute

The inauguration of the Janusz Korczak Year at the Jewish Historical Institute

Added 2012-01-09

On January 5th, 2012, at 6 pm, at the Jewish Historical Institute, the Ombudsman for Children Marek Michalak and Director of the Jewish...

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Warsaw Jewish Radio

Warsaw Jewish Radio

Added 2012-01-09

Today is the opening day of a new project, the Internet Warsaw Jewish Radio, which will air lectures on Jewish themes, music and Jewish...

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An exhibition on the annihilation of Jewish towns in Biała Rawska

An exhibition on the annihilation of Jewish towns in Biała Rawska

Added 2012-01-09

The Senior High Schools Complex in Biała Rawska and members of the Biała Rawska Historical Association have the pleasure of inviting...

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The enrollment to the Open Jewish University starts

The enrollment to the Open Jewish University starts

Added 2012-01-05

The Shalom Foundation has opened the recruitment process to the Open Jewish University. Classes will run from February to May 2012 in Warsaw....

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On the trail of Myslenice Jewry

On the trail of Myslenice Jewry

Added 2012-01-05

The Wspolnota Myslenice Association together with the Rothschild Foundation have released a publication called "Myślenice. Ślady...

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What difference does it make whether they did it out of greed. The slaughter of the Trynczer family.

What difference does it make whether they did it out of greed. The slaughter of the Trynczer family.

Added 2012-01-05

The Polish Center for Holocaust Research will soon organize two meetings that will focus on the recent publication called ‘Jakie to...

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A neglected monument in the center of Kielce

A neglected monument in the center of Kielce

Added 2012-01-04

The white wall has turned gray; Kielce residents do not have any positive feelings about this place anymore. Some people even mistake...

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Mishna – the soul of the Torah

Mishna – the soul of the Torah

Added 2012-01-04

The Pardes Association has published a new book entitled ‘Misznajot Szabat’ to mark the upcoming anniversary of the existence of...

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The New York Rabbi Sacha Pecaric will deliver a lecture

The New York Rabbi Sacha Pecaric will deliver a lecture

Added 2012-01-04

The Museum of Lodz and the M. Edelman Dialogue Center have the pleasure of inviting you to a lecture entitled Księga Psalmów –...

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Jerzy Kluger, John Paul II’s friend, passes away

Jerzy Kluger, John Paul II’s friend, passes away

Added 2012-01-03

On December 31st, Jerzy Kluger, who was a close friend of the Polish Pope John Paul II in their childhood and teenage years in...

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Only a few of us have remained – the memories from a certain shtetl

Only a few of us have remained – the memories from a certain shtetl

Added 2012-01-03

The Zarki Town and Municipality Mayor Klemens Podlejski has the pleasure of inviting you to a meeting promoting the recent book on...

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The 15th Day of Judaism

The 15th Day of Judaism

Added 2012-01-02

January 11th will inaugurate the 15th edition of the Day of Judaism. This year, the events have been organized under the bannr of the...

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Yafa Yarkoni, an Israeli writer, passes away

Yafa Yarkoni, an Israeli writer, passes away

Added 2012-01-02

Last Sunday, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease, the Israeli writer Yafa Yarkoni died. Yarkoni was a famous singer at the...

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Marek Edelman was born ninety years ago

Marek Edelman was born ninety years ago

Added 2012-01-02

Ninety years ago, Marek Edelman, one of the leaders in the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, was born. After the end of the war, he worked as a...

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